New double-pane windows offer a variety of perks for
homeowners in Westerly, one being increased
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
looking online or with an associate at a showroom, energy efficiency is an important factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great choice if you’re searching for increased efficiency.
A lot of new double-pane
windows are full of argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that has a greater density than air, which leaves you with additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you note that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, you may have developed a greater
leak and the gas has been switched with moisture.
There are two things that you can do to determine
if this is what’s happened:
Depending on the age of your windows and the conditions impacting
the leak, it may make sense to take a look at replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important qualities of your windows, and if
that is altered it can change
your heating and cooling costs. Drop by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Westerly to talk
with one of our pros and figure
out what your next steps should be. You can also get us on the phone at 401-315-7032 or set up
an appointment with us online to figure out what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to be sure that the condensation or fog you’re seeing is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you find out
that the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can reach out to the manufacturer to determine if you
can make a warranty claim.